Senior Fullstack Engineer


Chicago, IL, United States

Position Details

SpotHero is seeking a Senior FullStack Engineer to be part of the team working on our internal tools. This team owns building out new features and improving products that allow our internal users to support the millions of customers to find, and book parking seamlessly.

Who we are: At SpotHero, we work as a team to empower people to get everywhere, easier! We’re rapidly growing with the mission of bringing the parking industry into the future through technology. Drivers across the nation use the SpotHero mobile app or website to reserve convenient, affordable parking in advance, on-the-go or through their connected cars, and parking companies rely on us to help them reach new customers while optimizing their business. We connect the dots with cutting-edge technology, delivering value to both sides of this exciting, evolving marketplace. 

What will you do:

  • Collaborate with product designers, fellow engineers to iterate on experiments and product features that immediately impact our internal users.
  • Design APIs leveraging Python, Django and also have hands on experience with relational database design and database migrations
  • Use technologies and tools like React, Redux, and Webpack to build out new UI features and maintain/improve existing ones
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Evolve our UI component library, standards and best practices to streamline development and ensure consistency across products
  • Write relevant and clearly understood tests
  • Write clear documentation for areas of complexity
  • Ensure there is observability into your work for both Engineering and Product
  • Contribute continuously to our test automation suite 

The following experience is relevant to us:

  • We value humility, a strong work ethic, flexibility, collaboration, technical curiosity, and constant learning
  • Experience with small teams that move fast -- all members are expected to be able to achieve maximum results with minimal direction
  • You have 3+ years of hands-on experience with JavaScript and/or Typescript
  • You have 5+ years of hands-on experience with Python
  • UI and/or unit testing with tools like Selenium, Cypress, Jest, and Enzyme, etc...

Nice to haves:

  • Open API experience
  • Celery
  • Airflow experience
  • Node/npm experience
  • Webpack experience
  • Design and UX skill set/experience
  • Selenium with Python
  • Open source contributions to major projects
  • Familiarity with server-side MVC web frameworks, such as Django or Rails
  • Knowledge of a data query and manipulation language
  • Proven working experience with AWS 

Seeking Candidates in: 

  • Chicago, IL 

What we are offering:

  • Career game changer – A truly unique experience to work for a fast-growing startup in a role with unlimited potential for growth.
  • Excellent benefits – 
    • In the US we cover up to 95% of Medical Premiums, 50% of Dental & Vision Premiums, company sponsored Life Insurance, 401K, and generous parental leave. 
    • In Canada we offer Medical (prescription drug and paramedical coverage), Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, STD and LTD.
  • Flexible PTO policy and great work/life balance – We value and support each individual team member.
  • Annual parking stipend – we help people park!
  • Learning Budget + Udemy license - We support the professional and personal growth of our people by providing everyone with learning resources and development opportunities.
  • The opportunity to collaborate with fun, innovative, and passionate people in a casual, yet highly productive atmosphere.
  • A workplace recognized as CityLights award winner by 1871, 2023 Best Places To Work by BuiltIn, and recipients of the Best Company Culture, Best Company for Women, and Best Company for Diversity awards from Comparably! 

Steps to apply: Please include any GitHub account, LinkedIn profile, and any project that you’re particularly proud of. We love seeing work that others loved working on.

At SpotHero, we Respect Fellow Drivers by providing an inclusive interview experience for everyone, including people with disabilities. We are happy to provide reasonable accommodations to candidates in need of individualized support during the hiring process. Please let our team know of your need when you apply or as you begin interviewing with our team.

SpotHero is an equal opportunity employer. We know that a diverse workforce is the strongest workforce, and are committed to building and supporting an inclusive environment for all.

PLEASE NOTE: This position is ineligible for visa sponsorship. To be considered for this role, you must be legally authorized to work in the US and not require sponsorship for employment now or in the future.

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